17th Street Players to reprise ‘My Fair Lady’

Published 10:29 am Wednesday, October 10, 2012

The 17th Street Players will reprise “My Fair Lady” starting Oct, 11 at the Paramount Theatre. -- Photo provided

You won’t find a bigger collection of local theatrical talent in Hertford, Hereford or Hampshire this weekend.

The 17th Street Players are reprising last year’s performance of “My Fair Lady” at the Paramount Theatre.

“There’s a lot of community members in the show,” said Jennie Knoebel, Paramount executive director. “It’s familiar faces that people have seen in a lot of productions.”

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The cast is made up of actors from close to home. Lia Bauer Culbert, Austin, plays Eliza Doolittle; Gordy Handeland, Austin, plays Henry Higgins; Paul Burger, Austin, plays Alfred Doolittle; and Craig Johnson, Austin, plays Col. Pickering. Rounding out the cast are Sue Jorgenson, Albert Lea; Travis Kasper, Austin; Dick McIntosh, Austin; Andie Lewis, Austin; Ben Deines, Austin; Alice Holst, Austin; Carrie Boyer, Albert Lea; Sue Wiersma, Walters; Tim Wiersma, Walters; and Tom Flaherty, Adams.

My Fair Lady
When: 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 11, and continues at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 12 and 13, with 2 p.m. matinees on Oct. 13 and 14.
Where: Paramount Theatre
Where: Tickets are $12 in advance and $15 at the door, and can be bought at the Paramount Box Office.